May 18th, 2021
12:00 PM EDT / 11:00 AM CDT / 9:00 AM PDT / 4:00 PM GMT
A certificate of attendance will be offered.
Operators are beginning to consider moving beyond 100 Gbps in most parts of the metro, driven by 5G, data center interconnect, and other applications. Meanwhile, the desire to move more functions closer to the edge is reshaping the metro network landscape. This webcast reviews evolving metro-centric requirements as well as the technologies now emerging to meet them.
Optical Networks Solution Leader
Fujitsu Network Communications
Rob Hughes oversees solutions strategy and marketing for the Fujitsu 1FINITY Next Generation Optical Portfolio. With over 20 years of experience in telecommunications, he has a broad range of experience in wireless, wireline, enterprise, Wi-Fi, in-building solutions, analytics, cable, media and is currently focused on Next Generation Optical solutions. Having studied Engineering at the University of Victoria and taught Marketing and Strategy at the University of Texas, he brings a unique perspective based on a blend of business and technical experience from both domestic and international markets.
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